Jira Auotmation - How to send notification when an item is linked to an Epic

Andy Tran May 17, 2024

For some reason I cannot figure out how to get this automation to work.

I'm looking to send a notification when any issue is linked to a specific list of Epics.  I got as far as the trigger and sending but I cannot figure out how to setup the IF statement to match the list of Epics if the parent is added.

I thought about using a JQL statement but I'm thinking there has to be another rule after?

 

Maybe I need to consider sending a notification if anything is linked to an Epic instead (opposite logic)?

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Thomas Gallagher
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May 17, 2024

Hi Andy, it looks like the structure you have above is running the JQL condition on the trigger issue and not the Epic/Parent, so you could try adding a Branch Rule before the condition to ensure that the JQL is being run against the Parent of the trigger issue:

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